QUICK HITS #12 – Forgetting our history makes terrorism worse

"Those who forget their history are doomed to repeat it". We are forgetting our history and…

QUICK HITS 11 – The boy who cried Wolf

Intelligence is an important part of decision making but what happens when the officials using intelligence…

QUICK HITS 10 – Iranian Missiles

The Iran-US mini-conflict seems to have ebbed - what is really at stake here?

QUICK HITS 9 – Gay Jesus in Rio?

Many people take religion seriously but is it ok to take violent action against someone who…

QUICK HITS 8 – Mental Illness

Is there a link between mental illness and terrorism? Yes, sometimes, but not as often as…

QUICK HITS 7 – Military

Does the military have a significant role to play in counter terrorism? Yes....and no. Have a…

QUICK HITS #6 – China and Russia

Two recent stories about Chinese and Russian activities in Canada raise real questions about how concerned…

QUICK HITS #5 – Is Luke Skywalker a freedom fighter?

Luke Skywalker is a freedom fighter right? Or is he a terrorist? On the eve of…

QUICK HITS #4 – Allied Democratic Forces

There is an ISIS-affiliated terrorist group in the DRC that is killing civilians and wreaking havoc…

QUICK HITS #3 – Edmonton

A man who tried to kill a police officer then mowed down four pedestrians in downtown…